Nurse Practitioner
Post Master's Certificate

For nurses who have already earned a Master's degree in nursing and desire to become an A-GNP.

Quick facts:

  • Gap analysis performed to determine credits required
  • 672 clinical hours
  • One to two-year program of study, part-time
  • Afternoon and evening classes
  • Campus-based (not online)

Program information


Graduates are eligible for credentialing as an adult-gerontology nurse practitioner by:

AGPCNP     ANCC American Nurses Credentialing Center

A-GNP        AANP American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Application due date

March 1 for fall start

Classes begin in fall semester only

Accreditation and approval

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing
  • Pennsylvania Department of Education